By Naomi Leigh, Inc. (BNL) is a construction management and consulting firm focused on transforming the home building and renovation process. BNL guides clients through their project, compiling and coordinating the necessary team for their project from the architect and designer to the builders and craftsmen. BNL also establishes and monitors the project budget and oversees the build process ensuring that the design vision is fully realized and the project comes in on-time and on-budget.
The founder of BNL, Naomi Swertfeger, has over ten years of experience in high-end residential construction in Southern California. She has worked with some of the biggest names in the residential design and construction industries and began her career working on a Peter Marino project in Santa Barbara. During her tenure with Peter McCoy Construction she worked as a Project Manager on the construction of several notable estates. Naomi went on to co-found J.R.C. Group, Inc., a General Contracting firm. In the first four years, she helped grow the firm from a two-person operation to a team of over 30 employees. While at J.R.C., Naomi also launched an estate maintenance company to offer comprehensive ongoing services to clients.
Naomi received her undergraduate degree in art with an emphasis in applied design from San Diego State University and was then awarded a Windgate Internship at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, and worked closely with the head curator on a traveling exhibit, Ornament as Art: Avant-Garde Jewelry. Naomi’s background in art honed her ability to visualize plans and understand how various design elements interact - from the overall structure to the intricate details. By combining this creative approach with an extensive understanding of business and construction management, Naomi and her team at BNL are able to provide clients with seamless project experience.
Naomi resides in Los Angeles with her husband and two young children. She holds a contractor’s license in the State of California and is actively engaged in the greater Los Angeles design and construction community.
"Handing your remodel or construction project over to Naomi is guaranteed to save you money. She will eagle-eye the budget, help you anticipate the unexpected, and keep you sane in the midst of it all."